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June 2019

Mission Moment: Patrick Hughes

By Goodwill News

Heather Nash and Bernie Filipski attended the Lucas County Board of Developmental Disabilities Provider Appreciation Luncheon on Friday, June 14, 2019.


The guest speaker was Patrick Henry Hughes who overcame being born without eyes and the ability to fully straighten his arms and legs to excel as a musician, student, performer, and public speaker. He is also the author of “I AM POTENTIAL” which has has been turned into a feature-length film by the same name.

Heather and Bernie were truly inspired by his amazing story which is detailed in the following link:

Goodwill’s Annual Golf Outing

By Goodwill News


The 21st Annual Goodwill Summer Classic Golf Tournament makes par!

Despite the early

Spring like chilly weather, the 2019 Goodwill Summer Classic Golf Tournament held on June 10th was a tremendous success!  24 teams competed in the event at Stone Ridge Golf Club in Bowling Green, OH.  Everyone involved enjoys the opportunity to be part of the biggest fundraiser to support and celebrate Goodwill’s dedication to the mission of improving the lives of people in our community.

Spangler Golf Team

The Spangler Candy Company Team finished on top.  Lunch, dinner, door prizes, photos and awards rounded out a great day for all participants.

A special thank you to all of the Sponsors of this event:

Title Sponsor:  ProMedica

Premier Sponsors:  13abc and Owens Corning

Dinner Sponsors:  Betco, Eidi Family Properties, JML, Structured Wealth Management

Lunch Sponsors:  Cambell, Inc., USI Insurance

Special Package Sponsors:  Butler Capital Advisors, Concept Developers, Inc., Fifth Third Bank, Knierim Dental, RCO Law, The Spieker Company

Hole in One Sponsor:  Thayer Family Dealerships

Hole Sponsors:  American Interiors, Clifton Larson Allen, Dave’s Running Shoes, EverDry Waterproofing, Isaac Properties, Penske Truck Leasing, Rudolph Libbe Inc. Tom & Karen Klein, Tow Lift

Thank you to everyone for helping Goodwill Industries of NW Ohio, Inc. to continue helping people with disabilities or other barriers to employment go to work in our community.  All of you make our mission possible.